Getting pregnant

If you've decided you're ready to start a family, find out more about getting your pregnancy off to the best start.

If you've spent your adult life so far trying to avoid getting pregnant, it may come as a surprise that it might not be as easy as throwing away the condoms. A woman is fertile – able to get pregnant – for just a few days in each menstrual cycle after an egg is released from an ovary. We have all the information you need to help you get ready for pregnancy.

  • A happy couple.

    How conception works

    For the best chance of getting pregnant, you need to get your fertile eggs and your partner's sperm together as often as possible.

  • An ovulation calculator

    Ovulation calculator

    Each woman's menstrual cycle is different, so getting to know your body better can improve your chances of conception.

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